deer http://northernpublicradio.org en The Hunt Is On In Illinois This Weekend http://northernpublicradio.org/post/hunt-illinois-weekend <p>The final days of deer season are at hand. Firearm deer season runs 30 minutes before sunrise to 30 minutes after sunset January 18-20. According to a spokesman for the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, hunters are limited to taking no more than two antlered deer in all seasons. Fri, 18 Jan 2013 10:17:18 +0000 Jenna Dooley 24160 at http://northernpublicradio.org The Hunt Is On In Illinois This Weekend Drivers May Have to Dodge Deer http://northernpublicradio.org/post/drivers-may-have-dodge-deer <p>Northern Illinois sheriff's offices are advising people to be careful of deer crossing the road. It's the time of year when mating deer are most active. Last year in DeKalb County, the sheriff’s office dealt with 100 car accidents relating to deer, accounting for 14 percent of all accidents. Tue, 09 Oct 2012 11:04:18 +0000 Jenna Dooley 19549 at http://northernpublicradio.org Drivers May Have to Dodge Deer